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Media Release: First Rights of Nature bill introduced in Australia

Media Release: First Rights of Nature bill introduced in Australia
Diane Evers, a Member of the Western Australian Parliament, has introduced a Bill to recognise the Rights of Nature and Future Generations. This is the first time that legislation aiming to recognise the rights of nature has been introduced in an Australian Parliament. The Australian Earth Laws Alliance (AELA) is working with communities and organizations...

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Yes to Life, No to Mining

Yes to Life, No to Mining
Australian human rights and environmental activists are outraged by the actions of an Australian mining company operating in South Africa. Mineral Sands Resources (MSR), a subsidiary of an Australian listed company, Mineral Commodities Limited (MRC), has recently issued a "SLAPP" (Strategic Litigation Against Public Participation) suit against two South African lawyers and a community activist...

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  • Yes to Life, No to Mining

    May 25, 2017 Yes to Life, No to MiningAustralian human rights and environmental activists are outraged by the actions of an Australian mining company operating in South Africa. Mineral Sands Resources (MSR), a subsidiary of an Australian listed company, Mineral Commodities Limited (MRC), has recently issued a "SLAPP" (Strategic Litigation Against Public Participation) suit against two South African ... Read more...